Want some great background music to go with your green beer? Seattle-Tacoma radio Station GenX 104.9 is going “all U2″ on Mar. 17 in honor of the Irish holiday. If you’re in Western Washington, tune in at 104.9 fm; elsewhere you can listen live via their media player on the Internet.
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Paramount Pictures will award two lucky fans tickets to the red carpet premiere of Killing Bono in Dublin on Mar. 15. In addition, the contest winners will receive complimentary passes to an exclusive after-party and accommodations at The Clarence Hotel. Three runners up will also receive passes to the film premiere. To enter the contest, [...]
Japanese photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto, who took the photo that became the cover of U2′s album No Line on the Horizon, has been paired with the late French artist Auguste Rodin for an exhibit called “Rodin-Sugimoto.” Their works will be on display at the Gagosian Gallery in Paris now through Mar. 25., and 12 of Sugimoto’s [...]
American Actor George Clooney, who is an activist in his own right, recently told Access Hollywood that he isn’t interested in pursuing a career in politics. Though he’s been vocal about his involvement in bringing support to the people of Sudan, he claims he has too much less-than-honorable behavior in his past that would prevent [...]
As I was strolling around downtown San Francisco last week on a break from the conference I attended, I had to do a double-take as I walked past the store window pictured here. To me, a War-era U2 logo was staring back as I glanced past my own reflection, but really it was just the [...]
The photo is a bit fuzzy (the phone camera zoom wasn’t so great), but what you’re seeing here is a copy of the fan club release Artificial Horizon priced at $75. This item is sitting on the shelf of a reputable California record store and I just have to wonder how long it will be [...]
In a report today, the BBC talks to journalists who were a part of the nightmare in Bosnia over a decade ago and Bill Carter of Miss Sarajevo fame, is included. Scenes from his award-winning documentary are also featured in the video, which you can access here. Bill appears around the 2:23 mark.
CollegeHumor.com released a hilarious mock commercial for Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark today. If you need a chuckle, click play on the graphic below.
It was reported today that Natalie Mendoza, who plays “Arachne” in Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, will be off work for at least a week due to an injury she sustained during the preview, Nov. 28. Apparently the star was hit in the head by a flying rope at the debut performance and suffered a [...]
Telegraph music critic Neil McCormick has a perspective on the band that few people have: he grew up with them. He watched them develop from kids who played in a group at his school to the most successful rock band of our time. He’s a musician too—one who desired to be a part of U2, [...]